2. tourist information

tourist information

  • Sightseeing

    • Sea of clouds occurrence rate in 2022: 65.9%

      SORA terrace Ryuo Ski Park

      If the conditions are right, you can see the sea of clouds below you from the terrace built on a steep slope at an altitude of 1,770m.In the evening, it becomes a sunset spot where you can see the sun setting over the Northern Alps from the same line of sight.The fantastic world created by the setting sun and the sea of clouds is a special space that only visitors can experience.
    • snow monkey

      Jigokudani Yaen-Koen

      Jigokudani is located in the valley of the Yokoyu Shiga Kogen, which originates from the Shiga Kogen National Park in northern Nagano Prefecture.Monkeys live in the harsh but rich nature.It is known to bathe in hot springs in the cold winter, and in recent years it has been widely loved by people around the world as a snow monkey.
    • Mayumi Takahashi Museum of Doll Art

      Mayumi Takahashi Museum of Doll Art

      Located in a corner of the street called Gangi, which retains the atmosphere of a snow country, this facility allows you to enjoy the world of dolls and the original scenery of your hometown at the same time.Mayumi Takahashi, a creative doll artist living in Iiyama, cuts out parts of everyday life such as dining table scenery and farm work, and you can see scenes you have seen somewhere someday.
    • Ippongi Park(rose park)

      Nakano Rose Park

      Ippongi Park was opened in 1984 as a place for citizens to relax.The late Mr. Kikuo Kuroiwa donated 179 rose trees of 172 species that he had grown at his home to the city and transplanted them to Ippongi Park. became famous as
    • Onuma Pond

      Shiga Kogen

      The greenery of the forest that makes you want to take a deep breath, the surface of the lake fluttering in the wind and the chirping of birds, the sea of clouds that spreads out below you, and the contrast between the coniferous and broadleaf trees will captivate your heart.The charm of Shiga Kogen is not limited to the ski season.Located in Joshin'etsu Kogen National Park, it is one of only 9 UNESCO Eco Park in Japan.Walk through dynamic nature, soak in hot springs, and gaze at the starry sky.A spectacular view and experience that can only be experienced in Shiga Kogen during the green season awaits you!
    • Iwamatsuin"Phoenix staring at all directions"


      Shinshu Obuse, located in the northern part Shinshu Prefecture, is popularly known as "the town of chestnuts, Hokusai, and flowers."The town is being developed by making the most of its historical heritage, and is now highly recognized as one of the leading tourist destinations in the Kita-Shinano region.
    • With the remaining snow Sekita Mountain Range and the Chikuma River in the background

      Na-no-hana Park

      As far as the eye can see, Na-no-hana Park is covered with bright yellow rapeseed flowers. It is located on a small hillside on the east bank of the Chikuma River, so it is also a scenic spot where you can see the Chikuma River below and Sekita Mountain Range beyond. popular.
      In the summer, sunflowers are planted to prevent continuous cropping failure of rape blossoms, transforming it into a sunflower field.It is harvested after the Obon festival and plowed in as fertilizer for next spring.
    • Zuishinmon Gate

      Togakushi Shrine

      A shrine with more than 2,000 years of history built around the foot of Mt. Togakushi, a sacred mountain.It consists of five shrines: Okusha, Chusha, Hokosha, Kuzuryusha, and Hinomikosha.
    • Exposition

      Zenkoji Temple

      Shinshu Zenkoji Temple Temple is dedicated to the Ikko Sanzon Amida Nyorai (Ikko Sanzon Zenkoji Temple Nyorai). In addition, it has gained a deep and wide faith as a base of people's hearts.This temple is a non-denominational temple that does not belong to any particular sect, and is known throughout the country as a temple that welcomes all people.
    • Remaining Snow and Beech Forest

      Shinetsu Trail

      A total length of 110 km around the Satoyama on the border of Nagano and Niigata prefectures. "Shinetsu Trail"This is a rare full-scale long-distance hiking course in Japan where you can feel the rich nature and history.This trail connects many villages and mountains in Sekita Mountain Range area and the Naeba foothills area where rich nature and human life coexist.
    • Inside the store

      JA Nakano Agricultural Products Shop Oranche

      A farmer's market in Nakano City.You can buy fresh vegetables and fruits grown locally in Nakano City at a low price.In addition, there are many local souvenirs such as wine and juice, so it's a perfect place to stop by after sightseeing.
    • Roadside Kita Shinshu

      Roadside Kita Shinshu

      Michi-no-Eki Kita-Shinshu Yamanouchi is located in the suburbs of Yudanaka Shibu Onsen Village on the way to Shiga Kogen from Route 292 from the Shinshu-Nakano Interchange on the Joshinetsu Expressway.Freshly harvested local vegetables, seasonal fruits, traditional crafts and local specialties are lined up.In the cafeteria, the soba made with local flour is excellent. The information corner where you can find tourist information Yamanouchi Town, which is full of highlights, and nearby tourist information, is well-stocked.
  • Restaurants and others